Indian Hand Made Papers.
[Plough Press].

[Oxford:] Plough Press, [1977]. Artes Typographicae 4. Additional paper sample from Nepal in the introductory material. A couple of small tears in front wrapper. A very good, clean copy. Front wrapper printed in green and spine in gilt. 9” x 5 3/4”. [4] pp. introductory mat (Item ID: 8013)


The selection of papers comprising this specimen were bought from a paper merchant who provided them as a sample of the work of small scale units located in forest areas using simple machinery. They originate over a wide area of the country from Tamil Nadu in the South to Assam on the border with Tibet: (introduction).

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